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DOVECOTE AT WICHENFORD COURT

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: DOVECOTE AT WICHENFORD COURT

List entry Number: 1301822

Location

DOVECOTE AT WICHENFORD COURT

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wichenford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 15-Oct-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 151798

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SO 75 NE WICHENFORD CP

3/128 Dovecote at Wichenford Court

GV II*

Dovecote. C17, restored mid-C20. Timber-framed, rendered wattle-and- daub infill on coursed sandstone rubble plinth, tiled roof. Square plan. Four square panels from sill to wall-plate; slightly curved long braces across lower outer corners except for front elevation where they occur in the upper 2 rows of panels, gable end trusses have queen struts from tie- beam to collar and V-struts above collar in apex. Front elevation to east has a small central planked door and left door in gable. Small, glazed lantern at centre of ridge with pyramidal roof and finial. Interior: 557 wooden nesting boxes. Floor paved with cobblestones. The dovecote was recently presented to the National Trust.

Listing NGR: SO7871959876

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National Grid Reference: SO 78718 59872

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